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Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three

  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
Bicycle rickshaws in Mumbai, India
  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
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Top 5 Corporate Sustainability Stories of 2015

  • Business
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
U.S. President Barack Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry and other heads of state at COP21. Credit: White House
  • Business
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
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Transforming Transportation 2015: Turning Momentum into Action

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
2015 provides three big opportunities to build global momentum around the course for change. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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Why Cities are the Solution to Climate Change: Q&A with Ani Dasgupta

  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
The ‘smart city’ has become quite a buzzword, but there’s still not enough clarity around what it means for a city to be truly smart. Photo by EMBARQ/Flickr.
  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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Want Healthy, Thriving Cities? Tackle Traffic Safety First

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
One of the best ways cities can become safer for all is through sustainable transport systems like bus rapid transit (BRT). Photo by EMBARQ Brasil/Flickr.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
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Climate Summit: Creating Better and More Sustainable Cities

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • Urban Development
Beijing bicyclists. Photo Credit: Rich Bee/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • Urban Development
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Sustainability at WRI: Our Annual Greenhouse Gas Inventory and Sustainability Report

  • Energy
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • emissions inventories
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
Where in the world is WRI traveling? To better understand our business travel emissions and develop metrics for tracking changes, we instituted performance indicators, including emissions per staff and top destinations. Photo Credit: WRI
  • Energy
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • emissions inventories
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business

A Safe City is a Just City

  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
In Rio de Janeiro, proximity to transport is key to ensuring that residents have access to jobs and opportunities within the city. Photo Credit: EMBARQ-Brazil
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

Shifting Global Investments To Clean Energy

  • Energy
  • Business
  • coal
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • investment
  • low carbon development
  • Energy
  • Business
  • coal
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • investment
  • low carbon development
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4 Lessons on Environmental Sustainability that Every Corporation Should Learn

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
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Accounting for Environmental Externalities Is Good for Business and the Planet

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability reporting
  • sustainable business
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Factoring Sustainability into Financial Decision-Making

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
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Finding the Money: How Businesses Can Fund Environmental Sustainability Projects

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
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4 Barriers to Overcome in Achieving Corporate Environmental Sustainability

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainable business
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Big Business and Sustainability: The Missing Links

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainable strategy
  • water
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • Business
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • sustainability initiative
  • sustainable strategy
  • water

Zipcar’s Purchase by Avis: Car Sharing Success or Failure?

  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transportation
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transportation
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